Details of this Paper

strayer mkt510 week 1 to week 6 discussions




Question;Week 1 Discussion 1 Assess the significance of health care economics to society and to business. Determine what aspects of health care economics can be beneficial for business and which can be threatening.Week 1 Discussion 2 Assume you are a health care economist. Discuss what tools / methodologies you would use to collect data, as well as the type of data you would seek to collect. Explain your rationale.="msonormal">Week 2 Discussion 1 Assess the concept of consumers? surplus and discuss the implications of this to your community. Evaluate whether or not this is a sound welfare measure if the income distribution is deemed inequitable.="msonormal">="msonormal">="msonormal">="msonormal">Week 2 Discussion 2 Top of FormFrom the e-Activity, make recommendations for how the country you selected should emphasize health and health investment in relation to other forms of economic investment. Explain your rationale.Week 3 Discussion 1 Suppose a firm has the production technology shown below for Goods 1 and 2 and respond to the following with rationale. Suppose a firm has the production technology shown below for Goods 1 and 2 and respond to the following with rationale.Week 3 Discussion 2Analyze Grossman?s Model and how effective this model is at predicting the life expectancy of the elderly. Apply the model to your age group and discuss the findings.Week 4 Discussion 1"Consumer Choice and Demand" Please respond to the following: Speculate on how the time cost demands of health care (and other reasons) may have contributed to the lower observed demand for health care in the western United States. Provide specific examples to support your rationale.="msonormal">="msonormal">Week 4 Discussion 2"Asymmetric Information and Agency" Please respond to the following: Describe a non-health-related example where a high degree of information asymmetry exists and determine the mechanisms that have evolved to help consumers make more informed choices="msonormal">="msonormal">Week 5 Discussion 1"The Organization of Health Insurance Markets" Please respond to the following: It is often advocated that health insurers be prevented from denying insurance to those with preexisting conditions such as cancer or AIDS, at ?reasonable? rates. Analyze the impact of such regulations on the insurance market and make at least one recommendation for how patients with preexisting conditions should be treated. Then, respond to the thoughts of another learner (online students will respond to another student?s post, ground students will have open discussion).Week 5 Discussion 2"Managed Care" Please respond to the following:Recommend an alternative to current HMO, PPO, and POS plans that would both improve health care services and be economically feasible. Explain your rationale.="msonormal">week 6 discussion 1From the first e- Activity, determine whether or not the VALS test provides an accurate representative of your buying habits. Speculate if the results of the survey will change over time, citing key external factors that would cause the results to differ.week 6 discussions2From the Second e- actvity, examine the pros and cons of business oweners trying to use the Nielsen Website without paying for any further services from the organization. Examine the additional insights that Nielsen?s has to offer, and determine whether it is more beneficial to pay for Nielsen?s extra services or to complete the research on your own.From the third e-activity, speculate from the U.S Census market projections, what situational variables will influence the dog owner target market. Provides two ideas of how premium pet product manufactures can use this information in their market strategies.="msonormal">="msonormal">="msonormal">="msonormal">


Paper#46778 | Written in 18-Jul-2015

Price : $39